Tofino/Uclulet: Salmon and Sunsets

  

Overview

The definitive west coast experience. Fish for Salmon on the westernmost coast of Canada from the picturesque resort village of Tofino, and from nearby Ucluelet, a salt-sprayed, working fishing village. Go to where the big fish are on guided charters that can take you from calm waters, protected by small islands, out into the open Pacific.

AT A GLANCE

REGION:Vancouver Island
SUB REGION: West Vancouver Island
SPECIES:Salmon
SEASONS:Summer
CONDITIONS:Mostly open ocean. Large waves in winter. Experienced boating skills mandatory. Guided charters highly recommended. Weather varies by season and is typical for the Pacific Northwest.
ACCESSIBILITY:Westernmost communities on Vancouver Island. Via Highway 4, approximately 3 hours from Nanaimo, 4 hours from Victoria or 6 hours from Vancouver including ferry. Also flights from Vancouver and Victoria.
LENGTH:Half Day, Full Day, Multi Day
GUIDED:Certified Tidal Angling Guide
COST: $$
TOURISM: Tourism Tofino  
SERVICES:Services and amenities typical of a popular resort village. World-class lodging and food.
EXPERIENCES:Tofino’s beaches are very popular with vacationing families, couples, beachcombers and surfers. Strolling, dining and shopping in Tofino village. Big wave watching in winter. Hiking, camping and wildlife watching from both land and sea throughout the region.

WEATHER AND MARINE FORECAST

STRONG WIND WARNING IN EFFECT
STRONG WIND WARNING IN EFFECT

WEATHER
WEATHER

Sun, May 19

20°C

 

Mon, May 20

15°C

 

Tue, May 21

19°C

 

Wed, May 22

22°C

 

Thu, May 23

22°C

LUNAR

Current Moon Phase


Full Moon
Full Moon
Wind

Wind northwest 5 to 15 knots becoming light this afternoon then increasing to southeast 5 to 15 early this evening except southwest 20 near Qualicum Beach.

Tides

Low: 12:55

High: 20:07

Low: 01:27

High: 06:15

*No guarantees about the correctness of this tidal data.

  
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